George R. R. Martin gets a lot of crap for not writing his 400,000-word novels quickly enough. If you read his blog, he is incredibly blasé about people bitching. I wanted to share this post by John Scalzi (Old Man's War, The Android Dream, etc) that addresses author productivity.
Neil Gaiman said it more bluntly: "George R.R. Martin is not your bitch.”
It must suck, but there are rewards too:
Keep writing and make it fun!